Port To Port Cruises and Wildife Tours


DUNEDIN New Zealand

Well, havent you just stumbled onto one of the best things to do in Dunedin!

Join Skipper Rachel, onboard her custom built boat, Sootychaser......


-Look for albatross, seals, penguins and other sea birds up close in their natural habitats on a wildlife cruise.  

-Catch the ferry from 'Port To Port' between Quarantine Island, Port Chalmers or Portobello.

-School holiday family adventures, like the famous Quarantine Treasure Hunt, and MORE!



OPEN every day-Bookings essential

Port To Port Cruises and Wildlife Tours

Wildife is abundant at Taiaroa Head all year round. Subantarctic visitor such as other albatross species and Giant Petrels visit often during our winter.
Come onboard Sootychaser with your expert guide Rachel, to see and learn about the seals, the albatross and MORE!

Wildlife Cruise with Rachel -
-To Taiaroa Head nature reserve
-Look for albatross, seals, penguins, sea lions, sea birds and much more.
-Two hour cruise, full commentary, high quality binoculars provided.
-See Taiaroa Head light house, shipwrecks on Quarantine Island as we pass, learn history, look for and learn about workboats and ships

-What else should you know?
-We run daily, as long as we have met minimum number, which is usually 4 adults
-Bathroom onboard, heated cabin, small group of 14 people or less approx.
-Locals discount available if you live in New Zealand.
-See our reviews on Trip Advisor to know what to expect.

Find Out More

Tours depart from

837 Portobello Road, Portobello, Otago Peninsula  OR  39 Peninsula Beach Road, Port Chalmers, Dunedin

Contact us to arrange alternative pick up options.